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Welcome to Thompson Cancer Survival Center

We are more than a world class cancer center. We are a cancer survival center, where leading cancer specialists use the most advanced technologies to achieve breakthrough successes in treating many types of cancer. Our physicians are supported by a team of patient navigators, dietitians, genetics counselors, clinical trial specialists, physicists, pharmacists, therapists, technologists, oncology nurses, social workers, and counselors are here to treat and beat cancer. In addition to the original downtown Knoxville location, Thompson facilities are located in West Knoxville, Oak Ridge, and Sevierville.

For more information about the Thompson Cancer Survival Center, call (865) 331-1678.

For physician referral, call (865) 374-8272. 

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Services Quick Links

Thompson Cancer Survival Center offers comprehensive medical specialties at our hospitals, outpatient centers and physician clinics.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Patient Resources

Patients are the most important people at Thompson Cancer Survival Center. Use the quick links below to conveniently access your information, register for a class or event, or find a physician.

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It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Here's a behind-the-scenes look at how we build our annual poinsettia tree in the main lobby. We hope this brings some Christmas joy to our patients and their family members! ... See MoreSee Less

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We're still celebrating Radiologic Tech Week! We're proud of our PET imaging team and their dedication to provide excellent patient care at Thompson. If you see a rad tech today, tell them "thank you"! ... See MoreSee Less

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Today is Genetic Counseling Awareness Day! Alora Terry, one of our licensed genetic counselors says, "I truly believe the information a person obtains through genetic counseling may help save their life or possibly even the life of a loved one.” ... See MoreSee Less

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November 8 - 14 is National Radiologic Technology Week. Here are some of our incredible breast center techs - thanks for ALL that you do for our patients! ... See MoreSee Less

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Scott Warwick, our Chief Administrative Officer, has a special message to share with you after completing his virtual TCSC Race Against Cancer! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thompson Cancer Survival Center News

  • Catching Lung Cancer Early

    Gregory Dorsett had just come in for a regular physical. The next thing he knew, he was receiving a low-dose CT scan that found his lung cancer early.

  • Assess Cancer Risk with Genetic Counseling

    Genetic Counselor Awareness Day is Nov. 12, 2020. Learn more here.

  • Welcome Mailien Rogers, DO

    Mailien Rogers, DO “My roots are embedded in the heart of East Tennessee. Being a native of the area, I vowed to provide excellent care for those who took part in making me who I am today. I am a southern girl with a caring heart, and I am honored when patients entrust me with […]

  • Double Punch

    Wilma Cason beat breast cancer twice with the help of Thompson Comprehensive Breast Center, a department of Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center.

  • Lather Up and Cover Up To Avoid Skin Cancer

    Grant Clark, MD, medical director of radiation oncology at Thompson Cancer Survival Center’s downtown clinic, provides advice on avoiding skin cancer.

  • Wei Lin, MD

    Wei Lin, MD “My goal is to provide personalized, compassionate care to every patient I treat.”  Board Certification:  Medical Oncology  Fellowship:  Hematology and Medical Oncology Tom Baker Cancer Center University of Calgary Alberta, Canada  Residency:  Internal Medicine Canton Medical Education Foundation Canton, OH  Medical School:  Shanghai Medical University China  Location: Thompson Oncology Group – West […]

  • DAISY Award Winners – July 2020

    Two nurse navigators at Thompson Cancer Survival Center were honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses on July 21, 2020. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The DAISY Award was established in 1999 by the family of a patient who had received […]

  • Cofer, Saunders, Clark, and Meyer Named 2020 Top Docs

    On behalf of the entire medical team at Thompson Cancer Survival Center, we are proud to congratulate Kenneth Cofer, MD and Brook Saunders, MD for being recognized as top Gynecologic Oncologists in Cityview Magazine’s Top Doc issue. Grant Clark, MD and Joseph Meyer, MD, also part of Thompson Cancer Survival Center’s care team, were  recognized […]

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